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How to create a multiple variation product?

Variable products are a product type that lets you offer a set of variations on a product with control over prices, stock, image, and more for each variation.

They can be used for a product like a T-Shirt which you can offer in different colors and sizes.

Here is a short idea of how this works:

create new/edit old product  enable variation  add attribute  create variation and save  edit and save (optional)


Click on “Products” from the left menu.


Click on “Add New” on the top right corner


In this stage, select which type of product you are willing to create.

Here, we are creating a Variable Product. So, select Variable from the Product Type drop-down menu.

  1. Product Type: Variable Product
  2. Product name: Name of your product
  3. Images: Upload Cover Image and Product Gallery Images below cover image
  4. Description of your product


select Product Category (sub-category), Product Brand (if any) add Product Tags (optional)


Inventory: Enter the inventory details below.

SKU: Enter your product SKU. Click here to know more.

Manage Stock: click checkbox to enable and enter your inventory manually.

Allow Backorders: Select “Do not allow”

Sold Individually: Do not enable the checkbox (select this option only if you want to sell 1 quantity/customer)



Weight: In kilograms

Dimensions: Length Width Height (all in mm)

Shipping Class: Select the shipping class from the dropdown depending on the weight of your product.

Processing Time: Select the processing time of your order from the dropdown.


Tax Status: Taxable (If you are eligible to collect VAT) or else select “Shipping Only

Tax Class: Standard


Attributes: Attributes can be the specification of your products Eg: Size, Color, Memory Capacity etc.

Choose among the ones which are already created and select the value from the dropdown,

or create a new attribute by selecting the “Add Attribute” value from dropdown below and clicking the Add button.

Enter the value in the attribute

Active? – Select the checkbox

Name – Enter the name of the attribute (eg: Color)

Value(s) – Enter the value of the attribute (eg: Black)

(use pipe “|” if you have multiple values eg: Black | White | Silver )

Visible on the product page – Select the checkbox


Select the checkbox “Use as Variation” for the attributes which is going to be used in your variation option.

Here we are creating multiple variations so we will select color and memory storage attribute to be used in the variation option.



Once you have created the attributes to be used in variations, this variation option will populate.

You can create them one by one by selecting the options from color and memory storage drop-down and choose your available variation value.

(You can also use the “Variation Bulk Option” drop-down and select “create variations from all attributes” option. It will create all the possible combination of variation from the colors and memory storage you have selected from the values of the attribute.)


Once the first variation is made, click on the plus “+” sign on the bottom right corner of the variation tab to add another variation and repeat the same steps to fill in the details.

Enter the details of your variation:

Once you have selected the color and memory storage, fill in the variation details

Step 1: Select the checkbox Enable

Step 2: Select the checkbox Manage Stock

Step 3: Upload the image as per the color of your product

Step 4: Enter a Regular Price and  Sale Price (If Any) to give discounts on specific variation.

Step 5: Enter your Stock Quantity for this variation.

Step 6: Back Orders – Do not Allow

Step 7: Enter a unique SKU for you to keep track on your variation inventory.

Step 8: Weight: In kilograms

Step 9: Length: In mm

Step 10: Width: In mm

Step 11: Height: In mm

Step 12: Shipping Class: Same as parent

Step 13: Tax Class: Same as parent


Linked Products

Upsells/Cross-sells: Add any product if you want to upsell or cross-sell with this product.


Warranty: By default, it will show you the settings you have made while setting up your store,

you can override this any time on product level with this warranty option.

If you don’t provide warranty keep the settings as it is with no warranty option or you can disable the default one

and change it from the drop-down from No Warranty to Warranty Included.


Enter your warranty details if you provide warranty with this product.

Product Warranty: No Warranty / Warranty Included / Warranty As Add-on

Warranty Label: Warranty

Warranty Length: Limited / Lifetime

Warranty Duration: Enter the duration of the warranty

Add on Warranty settings:

Cost: Your pricing for add-on warranty

Duration: Your duration of the add-on warranty


Once all details are updated properly


Once submitted, your product will be sent for the review.

You can see the status of the product in the product panel.


Once your product has been reviewed, the Product Status will change to Published.

Now your product is Live on souqfort and visible to the customers.

Happy Selling!

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